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Chamaegigas intrepidus

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA SCROPHULARIALES SCROPHULARIACEAE

Scientific Name: Chamaegigas intrepidus
Species Authority: Dinter ex Heil

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-08-02
Assessor(s): Sieben, E. & Smithies, S.
Reviewer(s): Foden, W. & Juffe Bignoli, D.
Justification:
this species is rare, but with an extent of occurrence of more than 20,000 km2 the species habitat is also not under threat. It is growing in rock pools in uninhabited areas. It is listed as Least Concern.
History:
2004 Least Concern

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Namibia (Cook 2004).
Countries:
Native:
Namibia
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Population [top]

Population: No information available.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This plant grows in temporary rock pools.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): None known.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available. Loots (2005) gives the status of the species as LC (Least Concern).

Citation: Sieben, E. & Smithies, S. 2010. Chamaegigas intrepidus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 01 October 2014.
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